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17665  88th Illinois WIA James Rhimes  CDV of the
officer in uniform.  Wounded in left shoulder at
Kennesaw Mountain, Ga. No backmark.  $200

James Rhimes


Residence Chicago IL; a 22 year-old Railroad
Baggage Man.

Enlisted on 8/3/1862 at Chicago, IL as a 1st Sergeant.

On 8/27/1862 he mustered into "E" Co. IL 88th
Infantry
He Resigned on 10/27/1864
(Resigned owing to disability from wounds)


He was listed as:
* Wounded 6/27/1864 Kennesaw Mountain, GA
(Severe wound in left shoulder)


Promotions:
* 2nd Lieut 1/23/1863
* 1st Lieut 3/23/1864
* Capt 6/22/1864


He was described at enlistment as:
5' 8", dark complexion, hazel eyes, dark hair

Other Information:
born in Illinois